Mentors
  • Welcome to the Thfkdlf…

    The team behind up and coming UK Streetwear brand THFKDLF talk to XWHY about their worldwide appeal, how they would make the world a better place and their fucked life before fashion. We recently stole some time with one of the […]

  • Cowlin: House Magic, Groupie Love and the Eiffel Tower

    Ahead of his set at WE ARE FSTVL this Saturday, we got to have a little chat with the young Reading-based DJ / Producer Cowlin or Daniel Cowling to his friends. Touching upon “Groupie Love”, arseholes and Cowlin’s lessons in […]

  • Mitchel Galvin – Introducing Mr ‘Nicce’

    XWHY catches up with Founder of NICCE London: Mitchel Galvin-Farnol, to discuss being a natural business man, his love of Will Smith and his simple yet effective way of selling ice to eskimos. Starting any kind of business is not […]

  • Matti Hemmings – “Young People Don’t Really Fear Anything”

    Michael talks to Matti Hemmings, professional BMX Flatland Rider and finds him to be a lot less “sex maniac” than he first assumed… I guess it says something about the effect that films such as Kids have had on my […]

  • Dani Osvaldo: Inside the Mind of a Maverick

    XWHY’s gets an exclusive with Dani Osvaldo – to talk about narcissism, Malcolm Gladwell and time-travel… For a footballer with enough talent, there will always be a manager who believes they can be tamed – football folklore is full of […]

  • Daniel Hirschmann – Technology Will Save Us

    Natasha Bird meets super-geek-come-superhero Daniel Hirschman, to chat time machines, resourcefulness and how much sellotape is enough sellotape… Technology is great. Without a pocket-sized Insta-portal to the filtered and framed world, how would we know that our cheeseburger really is […]

  • Martin Lotti: Designer Just Doing It

    Mr Mike meets Mr Lotti, Nike’s Global Creative Director, to talk egos, sport’s superstars and just darn doing it… As you would expect from a leader in his field…and creative director of one of the biggest, coolest and most influential […]

  • Wil Coleman: An Actor With a Craft

    Michael Thomas talks to Aussie actor Wil Coleman about Shakespeare, scary Brits and a beard with a personality We take people out of a mundane experience and take them on a magical ride every night in our theatres. Whilst the […]

  • Julio Thomas: Designer on a Mission

    “Who is to blame in one country? Never can get to the one; Dealin’ in multiplication; And they still can’t feed everyone… “Oh no, we gonna rock down to Electric Avenue; And then we’ll take it higher…” Brixton. Much maligned […]

  • Photographer: Drugs, Dust and Wanderlust

    Brandon Harman is an LA based professional photographer. His clients include American Eagle Outfitters, Topo Designs, The Block Magazine and Nasty Gal, to name a few. But apart from his commercial projects, it is his wanderlust-infused images of the open road, his […]